Satellite Interpretation Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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ATPQ40 PGUM 220255
SIMGUM

SATELLITE INTERPRETATION MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
100 PM CHST TUE JUL 22 2014

WESTERN NORTH PACIFIC BETWEEN EQUATOR AND 25N FROM 130E TO 180.

A MONSOON TROUGH EXTENDS SOUTHEASTWARD FROM 16N130E THROUGH A
TROPICAL DISTURBANCE CENTERED WEST OF GUAM NEAR 12N140E TO A
CIRCULATION CENTERED SOUTHWEST OF CHUUK AT 2N150E...THEN TURNS
NORTHEASTWARD TO A CIRCULATION NORTHEAST OF MAJURO AT 10N176E.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE OCCURRING MAINLY
NORTH OF YAP BETWEEN 17N AND 8N FROM 133E TO 139E. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FOUND EAST OF KOROR BETWEEN 8N AND
THE EQUATOR FROM 137E TO 150E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS ARE PRESENT OVER CHUUK STATE AND EAST OF THE MARIANAS
BETWEEN 14N AND 6N FROM 148E TO 154E. FARTHER EAST...SCATTERED
SHOWERS ARE LOCATED OVER KOSRAE WITHIN 100 MILES OF A LINE FROM
7N159E TO 2N167E. SCATTERED SHOWERS ARE OCCURRING EAST OF THE
MARSHALL ISLANDS BETWEEN 13N AND 5N FROM 172E TO THE DATE LINE.

AN UPPER-LEVEL TROUGH IS TRIGGERING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS SOUTH OF WAKE ISLAND BETWEEN 18N AND 16N AND 164E TO
168E.

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